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NBC
Dec 1, 2012 5:30pm PST
out west where northern california and parts of oregon are bracing for impact tonight from a third round of heavy storms. many areas have been hard hit by flooding in recent days, and tonight one california county is preparing for what could be a disaster. nbc's miguel almaguer is in the mountain town of truckey, california, along the rising river. >> reporter: good evening. tonight this area is under a state of emergency. the truckee river runs for 121 miles between california and nevada and officials say it is not a question of if but when will this river flood? along the truckee river rising water and concern. tonight the marsico family is hoping to save their home of 50 years. a rock and dirt beam may help keep the water away but today this family is moving out. >> that's important. >> reporter: carolyn has seen her home, this area flood before. >> it's a helpless feeling. there is nothing else you can do. there is nothing. so you just do what you can. >> reporter: with river water that could rise seven and a half feet with tomorrow's oncoming storm, washoe county has already d
NBC
Nov 30, 2012 5:30pm PST
after his vehicle turned into a utility pole. in all, some 10,000 people in northern california are without power winds are topping 40 miles an hour knocked down trees from the southern end of the state to the north, some roads are flooded. and before it all comes to an end this weekend, brian, we expect 12 inches of rain and up to a foot or two of snow. sunday forecasters say, could be a disaster, brian. >> the surf is unbelievable >> miguel almaguer in the bay area, nasty night for our friends out west, thank you. >>> and back here in the east, he is called the mystery tycoon. but the folks in staten island, new york, are sure glad to have him around. he is giving out bills to victims of sandy. he wants to keep his identity a secret. so no photos of his face. we do know this, he is a businessman from kansas city who plans to give out $100,000 to those who have been hit so hard by this storm. >>> and it has been a long haul for the people of staten island, so many are still suffering. they felt the city was initially slow to send in help and relief supplies. so many are still s
NBC
Nov 30, 2012 11:00pm PST
's go to jeff ranieri with what's happening right now. >> a lot of rain in northern california. it's not just here in the bay area, but a good section of california. you can see on the estimated rainfall over the past 24 hours is covered in this dark green. that's at least three inches of rainfall. a lot of the river basins can't take any more. it's not just here, but again all the way up to the north of the rivers drained throughout redding, red bluff and chico and down into the bay area. everything is getting close. let's look at the maximum rainfall totals. in the north bay over eight inches. one of the highest. santa cruz mountains nearly 3 1/2. in the south bay, a very high total even for 3,486 feet, 7.24 is astonishing when you think about 24 hours. we will be under a flash flood watch for the north bay and the coastline with our next storm system coming in. we could see totals range from two to four inches. we are not done yet. it taps into a lot of moisture and we will detail when the rain moves in and where the biggest concerns are later on in the show. >> there several pa
NBC
Dec 1, 2012 6:00pm PST
the water in some spots. swells are expected to be 14 to 16 feet along the northern california coast. and high surf is also predicted as you can see here in southern california. surfers out in manhattan beach put on quite the show today. >> it's pretty incredible. it's exciting to watch. pretty amazing. >> very big. fun to watch the surfers go. >> lifeguards in some southern california beaches say in addition to the high surf there are high bacterial levels and they're trying to keep folks out of the water. anthony slaughter has look at what's going on around here. there is a big storm coming our way. >> look at those guys surf. it looks so incredible. in fact it's very dangerous, especially with this system coming in. it's got high tide. we've also got high surf and also high winds. i mean really we're getting everything with this storm system minus the heavy snow. but of course, if you're a skier you'll have your chance i'm sure in the next couple of months to go. in the short term of things you can see rain pounding the coast as we speak. the heaviest of stuff has pushed through t
NBC
Dec 1, 2012 2:05am PST
the action is. central and northern california looking at some of the heaviest rain saturday night. still rainy into seattle. high elevation snow, a lot of wind. and that cold front will eventually make its way east across the country getting into early next week. but ahead of it look at these numbers! 80 degrees in dallas. we're likely going to set records across the southern plains and upper midwest. then on sunday still mild ahead of this cold front. once you get behind it your temperatures are going to start cooling. chicago if you're heading to magnificent mile, there may be a few showers for you on sunday. across the ohio valley the southeast still warming up into sunday where it's 68 degrees in atlanta, 51 in new york city. but dry for the second half of the weekend. monday here comes that cold front. rainshowers scattered across the upper midwest. that will make its move to the east and eventually change up this beautiful weather across the southeast. new orleans at 73 on tuesday, 70 in atlanta, 60 in louisville. chance of showers, a rumble of thunder. we haven't had a break in th
NBC
Dec 1, 2012 7:00am PST
, beating out seven other schools in northern california, none of them dealing with the same disadvantages. >> the boys are really excited. we haven't beat that school in a long time, maybe 40 years. >> this season they beat them twice. they devised a communication method wearing wrist bounds with the plays and using posters. popular at the college level. >> it catches the other defense off guard. >> they're switch gears playing to his team's strength, small and quick. >> this year we play like oregon. keep moving even no huddle. >> the greatest pay off has been with their opponents. the biggest doubters. >> i look at them and i can see they think we were nong and they can beat us and they have a big ego, a fat head. we get angry. when we get on the field we show them we are better than them. >> now the band of brother whose bond cannot be broken on or off the field. >> you have to play with your brotherhood and your team. >> the team placed second in the "sports illustrated" underdog's competition and made it to the division five north coast section, hoping to of course win that next titl
NBC
Dec 1, 2012 5:00am PST
. northern california is suffering through a weekend of weather woes. heavy winds and rain has knocked out power than delayed flight at san francisco international airport. >>> three people are dead in what police are calling a murder/suicide in wyoming. investigators say a man using a sharp edged weapon killed a person in a middle class casper neighborhood on friday. he killed his teacher nearby in casper college. he was not a student, but did know the victims. >>> federal investigators are on the scene of a train derailment on friday releasing dangerous violent choloric gas. a delicate operation to remove the chemicals could keep residents out of their homes for several days. >>> islamists are holding rallies in support of muhammed morsi. tens of thousands of protesters took to the streets on friday. morsi is set to ratify the constitution today. ford is recalling 89,000 is escape suvs. it affects the model year with 1.6 litre engines. ford is offering loaner vehicles will it fixes the problem. >>> finally, the latest addition to the oregon zoo is up and walking on her own. a 300 pound f
NBC
Dec 18, 2012 6:00pm PST
of the glory but did you know livermore was once the premiere wine growing region in northern california? steven kent mirrassou believes it can be again. behind the label, meet a vintner with a past deeply rooted in california's wine history, yet focused on the future of livermore valley wines. my family's actually the oldest winemaking family in north america.growing grapes and making wine is in 6th generation vintner steven kent mirrassou's blood. the mirrassou family, has been making wine since 1854. 6th generation, yes. 152 years we've been doing this. today, he makes wine under the steven kent label. steven kent is my first and middle name. mirassou is a brand name owned by a different winery so we're not able to use mirassou as part of our business name. we're on the ghielmetti vineyard in livermore.while the mirrasou family grew grapes and made wine in san jose for decades, steven's father moved east to make wine in nearby livermore valley. livermore is one of the oldest wine growing regions in california.grapes were planted here in the 1840s much the same time as napa valley.
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